The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 118 97 70
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 169 186 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.20% 2.62% 3.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.68% 8.49% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 126 156 321
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2201 2190 2759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.69% 30.81% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1799 1864 2288
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +14 87 £34,000 - 5
Essex +8 43 £35,000 -14.11% 5
Bedfordshire -13 25 £29,000 -10.76% 1
Cambridgeshire -26 14 £32,500 +1.56% 4
Norfolk -13 2 £21,000 -13.40% 2
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 374 (100.00%) Windows
2 344 (91.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 208 (55.61%) VMware
4 178 (47.59%) Microsoft
5 150 (40.11%) Active Directory
6 149 (39.84%) MS Exchange
7 137 (36.63%) MS Excel
7 137 (36.63%) MS Office
8 131 (35.03%) Citrix
9 130 (34.76%) DNS
10 125 (33.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 123 (32.89%) Firewall
12 106 (28.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 106 (28.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 104 (27.81%) TCP/IP
14 95 (25.40%) DHCP
14 95 (25.40%) Windows XP
15 91 (24.33%) LAN
16 89 (23.80%) Windows 7
17 87 (23.26%) WAN
17 87 (23.26%) MCSE
18 86 (22.99%) SQL Server
19 85 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
20 81 (21.66%) Exchange Server 2007
20 81 (21.66%) ITIL
21 80 (21.39%) VPN
21 80 (21.39%) Cisco
22 78 (20.86%) SQL
23 68 (18.18%) SAN
24 67 (17.91%) Symantec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 149 (39.84%) MS Exchange
2 85 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (21.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 59 (15.78%) IIS
5 49 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 45 (12.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 42 (11.23%) Lotus Domino
8 23 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 22 (5.88%) SharePoint
10 20 (5.35%) Lync
11 17 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
12 10 (2.67%) IBM Notes
13 7 (1.87%) Tomcat
14 6 (1.60%) WebLogic
14 6 (1.60%) WebSphere
14 6 (1.60%) GlassFish
15 5 (1.34%) CMS
16 4 (1.07%) Apache
17 3 (0.80%) Tuxedo
17 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 137 (36.63%) MS Office
1 137 (36.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.21%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.07%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.53%) Magento
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (1.60%) PaaS
2 5 (1.34%) Office 365
3 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.80%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.53%) SaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 130 (34.76%) DNS
2 123 (32.89%) Firewall
3 104 (27.81%) TCP/IP
4 95 (25.40%) DHCP
5 91 (24.33%) LAN
6 87 (23.26%) WAN
7 80 (21.39%) VPN
8 68 (18.18%) SAN
9 45 (12.03%) VoIP
10 35 (9.36%) Wi-Fi
11 29 (7.75%) MPLS
12 22 (5.88%) Internet
13 20 (5.35%) VLAN
14 16 (4.28%) Network Security
15 15 (4.01%) BIG-IP
16 14 (3.74%) Wireless
17 13 (3.48%) HTTP
17 13 (3.48%) SSL
18 10 (2.67%) OSPF
18 10 (2.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.21%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.34%) MySQL
8 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.53%) DB2
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.27%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Subversion
1 3 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.53%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (0.53%) MSI
3 1 (0.27%) Hudson
3 1 (0.27%) PVCS
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.27%) Toad
3 1 (0.27%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.27%) TestDirector
General
1 45 (12.03%) Finance
2 23 (6.15%) Retail
3 19 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.74%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.67%) Legal
6 6 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.07%) Banking
8 3 (0.80%) Marketing
9 2 (0.53%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 96 (25.67%) Analyst
2 78 (20.86%) Support Engineer
3 71 (18.98%) Support Analyst
4 55 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 46 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 44 (11.76%) Network Engineer
7 38 (10.16%) Network Support
8 37 (9.89%) Technical Support
9 31 (8.29%) 2nd Line Support
10 27 (7.22%) IT Support
11 22 (5.88%) PC Support
11 22 (5.88%) Server Support
12 21 (5.61%) Desktop Support
12 21 (5.61%) Server Engineer
13 20 (5.35%) Technical Analyst
13 20 (5.35%) PC Engineer
14 19 (5.08%) Help Desk Support
15 17 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
16 16 (4.28%) Technical Support Analyst
16 16 (4.28%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.48%) .NET
2 7 (1.87%) HTML
3 5 (1.34%) X-Windows
4 4 (1.07%) ADSI
4 4 (1.07%) XML
5 3 (0.80%) CSS
5 3 (0.80%) SOAP
5 3 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (0.80%) Middleware
5 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (0.80%) REST
6 2 (0.53%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.53%) Web Services
6 2 (0.53%) COM
6 2 (0.53%) J2EE
7 1 (0.27%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.27%) ODBC
7 1 (0.27%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.10%) Blackberry
2 32 (8.56%) SecurID
3 23 (6.15%) Mathematics
4 18 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.67%) Statistics
6 9 (2.41%) Thin Client
6 9 (2.41%) Fat Client
6 9 (2.41%) FlexPod
7 8 (2.14%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.87%) CLARiiON
9 6 (1.60%) Clustering
9 6 (1.60%) Handset
9 6 (1.60%) Replication
10 4 (1.07%) iPad
10 4 (1.07%) PACS
11 3 (0.80%) Pharmacovigilance
11 3 (0.80%) iPhone
11 3 (0.80%) Open Source
12 2 (0.53%) HP Superdome
12 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 374 (100.00%) Windows
2 344 (91.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (28.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 95 (25.40%) Windows XP
5 89 (23.80%) Windows 7
6 58 (15.51%) Linux
7 56 (14.97%) Windows Vista
8 40 (10.70%) Windows 8
9 38 (10.16%) Android
10 36 (9.63%) VMS
11 34 (9.09%) Windows Phone 8
11 34 (9.09%) Windows Phone
12 32 (8.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (6.15%) UNIX
14 14 (3.74%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (1.60%) CentOS
15 6 (1.60%) Windows 2000
15 6 (1.60%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.34%) Solaris
16 5 (1.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (21.66%) ITIL
2 25 (6.68%) PRINCE2
3 21 (5.61%) Service Delivery
4 20 (5.35%) Incident Management
5 17 (4.55%) Time Management
5 17 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 16 (4.28%) E-Commerce
7 15 (4.01%) Project Management
7 15 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (3.21%) Configuration Management
8 12 (3.21%) CRM
8 12 (3.21%) Coaching
8 12 (3.21%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (2.67%) Change Control
9 10 (2.67%) Migration
9 10 (2.67%) Document Management
10 9 (2.41%) ERP
10 9 (2.41%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (2.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (2.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (20.86%) SQL
2 21 (5.61%) C
2 21 (5.61%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.74%) Java
4 13 (3.48%) VB
5 11 (2.94%) VBScript
6 9 (2.41%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.87%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.60%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.34%) Perl
9 5 (1.34%) C#
9 5 (1.34%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.80%) Jython
10 3 (0.80%) Korn
11 2 (0.53%) C++
11 2 (0.53%) PHP
11 2 (0.53%) Python
12 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 106 (28.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 87 (23.26%) MCSE
3 37 (9.89%) MCP
4 34 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (6.68%) CCNA
6 24 (6.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (5.08%) CCNP
8 18 (4.81%) MCSA
8 18 (4.81%) Degree
9 14 (3.74%) MCITP
10 13 (3.48%) SC Cleared
10 13 (3.48%) Security Cleared
11 11 (2.94%) VCP5
12 10 (2.67%) MBCS
12 10 (2.67%) VCP4
12 10 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (1.87%) CCSP
13 7 (1.87%) CCIP
13 7 (1.87%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.48%) SLA
2 4 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.07%) HL7
2 4 (1.07%) DICOM
3 3 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.80%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (0.80%) GAMP
3 3 (0.80%) GCP
3 3 (0.80%) GMP
System Software
1 150 (40.11%) Active Directory
2 125 (33.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (17.65%) vSphere
4 59 (15.78%) XenApp
5 58 (15.51%) Hyper-V
6 40 (10.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 29 (7.75%) Terminal Services
7 29 (7.75%) VMware ESX
8 20 (5.35%) XenDesktop
9 16 (4.28%) XenServer
10 12 (3.21%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (2.41%) ISA Server
12 8 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (1.87%) UAG
13 7 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
16 4 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
17 3 (0.80%) vCloud
18 2 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 50 (13.37%) Backup Exec
2 33 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (3.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (2.14%) SCCM
5 7 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (1.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (1.34%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.07%) Data Guard
7 4 (1.07%) Opsview
8 3 (0.80%) Ansible
8 3 (0.80%) Puppet
8 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.80%) WSUS
8 3 (0.80%) BMC Performance Manager
8 3 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.80%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.53%) Legato
9 2 (0.53%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.27%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.27%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 208 (55.61%) VMware
2 178 (47.59%) Microsoft
3 131 (35.03%) Citrix
4 80 (21.39%) Cisco
5 67 (17.91%) Symantec
6 43 (11.50%) McAfee
7 42 (11.23%) Lotus
8 36 (9.63%) Oracle
9 32 (8.56%) Clearswift
10 25 (6.68%) CheckPoint
11 18 (4.81%) HP
12 17 (4.55%) SolarWinds
12 17 (4.55%) F5
13 14 (3.74%) IBM
14 13 (3.48%) SAP
14 13 (3.48%) Dell
14 13 (3.48%) Red Hat
14 13 (3.48%) Apple
15 11 (2.94%) NetApp
16 9 (2.41%) Novell
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £37k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Up to £25k & Corporate Benefits, Training, Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + generous benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £22440 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage Herts Hitchin Letchworth
Questor Resourcing
Salary: up to £18k upon experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
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Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
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